I'll bring forth descendants from Jacob, and from Judah they will inherit my mountains; my chosen people will inherit it, and my servants will live there.
and to an inheritance kept in heaven for you that can't be destroyed, corrupted, or changed. Through faith you are being protected by God's power for a salvation that is ready to be revealed at the end of this era.
How blessed is the one you choose, the one you cause to live in your courts. We will be satisfied with the goodness of your house, yes, even with the holiness of your Temple.
How blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people he has chosen as his own inheritance.
And we know that for those who love God, that is, for those who are called according to his purpose, all things are working together for good.
What, then, does this mean? It means that Israel failed to obtain what it was seeking, but the selected group obtained it while the rest were hardened.
And those whom he predestined, he also called; and those whom he called, he also justified; and those whom he justified he also glorified.
When the gentiles heard this, they began rejoicing and glorifying the word of the Lord. Meanwhile, all who had been destined to eternal life believed,
If the Lord had not shortened those days, no one would be saved. But for the sake of the elect whom he has chosen, he has shortened those days.
Won't God grant his chosen people justice when they cry out to him day and night? Is he slow to help them?
I have made your name known to these men whom you gave me from the world. They were yours, and you gave them to me, and they have kept your word.